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consume only 6.0 litres of petrol for every 100 kilometres travelled on the combined urban / highway cycle. The test car clocked up 5.2 litres per 100 kilometres on the motorway and 8.0 litres per 100 around town.
On the open road Civic provides a balanced drive. It’s fun to drive and grips well through corners with steering that’s a little on the heavy side, just the way we like it.
Fuel consumption is officially listed at 6.0 litres per 100 kilometres on the combined city/highway drive. We averaged 7.4 L/100 km during our week behind the wheel. SUMMING UP The gen-ten Honda Civic looks great and has a refinement that compares favourably with some larger, more expensive, cars. There’s also a road presence that’s been lacking in recent Civics and we have no doubt it could cope with a long interstate trip.
The new turbo-petrol engine should be a major selling point. It’s quiet and refined with plenty of torque and low fuel consumption.
Honda has joined the upward movement in standard warranties with coverage for five years and unlimited distance on all its models.